Charles Carlson is the CEO of Horizon Publishing, an investment newsletter publisher, and is also the CEO of Horizon Investment Services, a money management company. Horizon Investment Services is the sister company of Horizon Publishing Company, the publisher of Dow Theory Forecasts, Upside, and DRIP Investor newsletters. Mr. Carlson is the editor of the DRIP Investor investment newsletter and is a contributing editor of Dow Theory Forecasts investment letter. He is the author of nine books, including the bestselling Eight Steps to Seven Figures (Doubleday), and his latest book, The Little Book of Big Dividends, published by John Wiley & Co. Mr. Carlson's comments appear in such newspapers and magazines as the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek, US News & World Report, the Washington Post, and more. He also appears frequently on television and radio shows, including CNBC and CNN. Mr. Carlson is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), holds an undergraduate degree in journalism from Northwestern University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.
In my mind a “jumbo” dividend yield — within the context of the low interest-rate environment — is anything above, say, 3%, or more than double the yield of the broad market and 10-year Treasury, notes Chuck Carlson, dividend reinvestment specialist and editor of DRIP Investor.
One of the first companies I reviewed when I entered the investment newsletter business in 1982 was Dover (DOV), recalls Chuck Carlson, dividend reinvestment expert and editor of DRIP Investor.
PepsiCo (PEP) stock recently went to a new all time high. Juicing the stock were impressive results in the latest quarter, especially in the company’s salty-snack and beverage businesses, explains dividend reinvestment specialist Chuck Carlson, editor of DRIP Investor.
Given that the expected return of a bond is its interest rate, fixed income investments are not very attractive for generating meaningful returns, notes Chuck Carlson, dividend reinvestment expert and editor of DRIP Investor.
The Little Book of Big Dividends: A Safe Formula for Guaranteed Returns
Dividend stock expert Chuck Carlson presents an action plan for dividend-hungry investors. You'll learn about the pitfalls, how to find the opportunities, and will learn how to construct a portfolio that generates big, safe dividends easily through the BSD